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Tanto Japanese Restaurant

1063 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-3755
+1 408-244-7311
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good44%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rice balls” (8 reviews)
“beef tongue” (5 reviews)
“sashimi” (11 reviews)
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1063 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-3755
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just ate here and since we aren't from here we based our decision from the reviews. If you are a party of two you may end up dining in the jail cell that we were put in. Food is meh, not much flavor and not...More

Thank ektrusela
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

The sashimi is great. Thick cut and fresh. The crispy rice ball is also good with fish, roe and green onion. Grill yellowtail collar is great

Thank Goldman F
Reviewed 10 May 2018

very good food, very close to hotel i was staying in. i was recommended here many times because a lot of people like it. very good!

Thank Xue Huang Y
Reviewed 23 February 2018

One of the best Japanese restaurant in the bay area in my opinion. Nice Japanese dishes. Rich ball is a must try. Only one shortcoming if you mind the noise can be really high at times, cause people drink and talk here.

Thank Wenhui Z
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I heard this restaurant is known for its freshness and special variety. I usually order bento, Food was tasty. They are packed shortly after they open everyday, And they don't seat you unless the entire party is there. You need to get there as soon...More

Thank Cathy S
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Wow, after reading all the rave reviews maybe they were just having an off shift. We stopped in on our way through for lunch. I had a "ginger pork rice bowl" which didn't say anything about the undercooked egg dumped on top. I've eaten lots...More

1  Thank DD492
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I'm writing a new review because I felt that my previous one did not do this place justice. First, let's take a minute to mourn the loss of my favorite dish, a saliva-inducing and pleasure-producing dish. , Gyu ishiyaki (beef in hot stone pot). Every...More

1  Thank Meng Yan L
Reviewed 15 July 2017

This excellent restaurant is completely out of place in its area, where it is surrounded by fast-food restaurants and uninspiring store fronts. We went there twice in a week, and there were guests waiting for tables at all times. We waited 10 minutes the first...More

1  Thank jbjensen
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I love Japanese food. It took me while to finally find a great Japanese restaurant in Sunnyvale, close to Santa Clara where tons of great Korean restaurants are. You have to try the fried rice ball, it is not on there regular lunch menu, but...More

Thank Julianne P
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The variety of dishes is big. Food is good. Very fresh. Service extremely efficient and fast. Atmosphere is also nice. Prices are not cheap but reasonable. Due to not being familiar with the dishes, what helped me order (and i saw another person doing it,...More

Thank Maria2882
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1063 E El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-3755
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-244-7311
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